NEWTOWNSTEWART lad Ryan Fair got to live every young Northern Ireland fan’s dream as he walked out with the team prior to the recent Israel game at Windsor Park.
A GOOD Samaritan act by a local Northern Ireland season ticket holder has ultimately led to a Castlederg woman heading up a sports management company in the Czech Republic set up to organise a new European football tournament and the building of a sports museum.
THE brother of a man killed by a drunk driver has spoken of his anger after learning that the woman convicted of causing the death is to appeal her sentence.
A ONE million pound project to upgrade Strabane’s Railway Street and part of Lifford is set to begin within weeks, it has been announced.
STRABANE’S Easter celebrations are set to get off to a star-studded start with an open air gig featuring, among others, Ryan Dolan this evening (Saturday).
MORE details of how Ballykelly was gifted 900 civil service posts despite Strabane topping a survey of suitable locations were revealed this week.
THE Western Education and Library Board is at last making plans to accommodate the large numbers of children affected by Melvin Youth Club closure.
A LOBBYING campaign for Strabane to be provided with a multi-purpose sports complex has been kick-started by a local soccer club.
THIS was the cosy scene that greeted amazed police officers when they launched a surprise raid on a rural Ballymagorry barn last year.
Pint swilling customers, a jukebox and even a poker table were discovered in an out-house belonging to Richard Jackson (43) of Ballyheather Road. At Strabane Magistrates Court on Thursday, the would-be publican pleaded guilty to two counts of selling drink without a licence.
THE family of a young Glenmornan woman who died from meningitis is backing a campaign to have a new vaccine introduced into the childhood immunisation programme.